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Disfigured Acid Attack Victim Pleads for Mercy Killing (India)

July 30, 2012


As an innocent woman slept in the comfort of her own home, three young assailants came in the dead of the night and broke into her home. As she was in her bed, they poured a cocktail of acids over her face- burning her skin, melting her eyelids, nose, mouth and ears, leaving her partially […]

Murder of pregnant woman shocks residents (U.S.)

July 20, 2012


Source A quiet apartment community in north Phoenix was in shock a day after the slaying of a 21-year-old pregnant woman at the complex. Police announced Thursday the arrest of the woman’s live-in boyfriend, Dwandarrius Robinson, 21, on two counts of first-degree murder. Shaniqua Hall was due to give birth to the couple’s second child […]

Man kills wife, two daughters in Rajasthan (India)

July 6, 2012


Source Jaipur : An alcoholic was arrested for setting his wife and two teenaged daughters on fire in Rajasthan’s Nagaur district Friday, police said. The man was unemployed and used to hold his wife responsible for his problems in life, police added. According to police, the incident took place near Merta town in the district, […]

Bihar: Girl burnt alive as she refuses to marry after dowry demand (India)

May 30, 2012


Source:Daily Bhaskar : Naawada: In a bizarre incident, a girl was burnt alive by unidentified persons after she refused to marry a man who demanded dowry at Bhadauni village in Bihar’s Nawada district today, police said. Sources revealed that the girl had refused to marry a man following dowry demand. Unidentified persons then overpowered her, […]

Tv9 Gujarat – Husband set wife on fire, injured self, Rajkot (India)

May 16, 2012


Husband in a drunken state set his wife on fire and in the process injured himself as well. Sanjay was an alcoholic and used to beat his wife, Rita, after getting drunk. On the fateful day he came home fully drunk and started bashing her up. Later he sprinkled kerosene on Rita and set her […]